Unit Description: The labor and delivery unit cares for high and low risk patients. It features 19 private labor/delivery/recovery (LDR) rooms including 17 whirlpool/shower suites and two handicapped-accessible with showers. In addition, there are eight private emergency OB triage/out patient testing rooms, three surgical suites and four private post-anesthesia recovery rooms. Surgical services include cervical cerclage, tubal ligations and Caesarian Sections. Labor and Delivery also has a 12-bed private room Antenatal Care Unit which provides services to expecting moms for extended stays prior to delivery.
Job Summary: The Registered Clinical Nurse (RN) is fundamental in achieving recognized world-class health care. Assumes direct and indirect responsibility for the patient's care environment. The primary responsibility is providing care through collaboration with health care team members and the autonomous application of the nursing process. Also provides leadership, mentoring and role modeling for other members of the health care team.
Licensure: FL Licensed Registered Nurse